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> It hardly applies to the situation today. Hardly? What in it "hardly applies"? It states a long list of aid the US has given, and as far as I know, that aid was given, and that is fact. > Why this article is being > widely reprinted in U.S. papers now is something completely beyond my > understanding. Because a LOT of Americans feel pretty shitty right now. I know I forwarded it to a few friends of mine that sent me a very big "thank you" for sending it. What the hell is wrong with trying to feel a little good about MY country right now? What I don't understand is why you would want to diminish it. Why do you want to diminish it? > We've just taken in, fed and housed 37,000 passengers, > mostly American, from flights headed to the U.S. The hotel rooms and all food was free? Really? I was unaware of that. No one said other nations had never helped the US, but the aid, in my opinion, is very disproportionate.